Trachelospermum jas. ‘tricolor’
Plant name: Trachelospermum tricolor
Plant type: groundcovers / climbers
Cultural notes: Does well in full sun or with some shade, prefers well drained soil to much moisture may cause the roots to rot
Maintenance: Can be cut back to maintain shape
Tolerates: Frost tolerant and drought tolerant when established
Flowering season: Spring, Summer and Autumn.
Flower colour: White fragrant flowers
Foliage colour: Dark green leaves with some having a creamy white-pink tinge to them.
Width: up to 2m, but can be trained to climb up to 6m.
Height: up to 2.5m
Plant spacing: 50cm apart
Recommended uses: Great choice for a wall climber, rockeries , spreading shrub or even border plant
Description: Similarly to the straight jasminoides, the plant can be trained to climb. Tri-colour refers to the white-pink tinge the foliage can obtain.